Williams Family of Llandeilo papers

Scope and Content

Documents, 1805-1967, relating mainly to the Williams family of Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire, including letters to Richard P. Williams, 1807-1813; letters to Dr J. G. Williams, 1814-1823; and newspaper cuttings, 1923-1967.

Administrative / Biographical History

Richard P. Williams (fl. 1805-1837), of Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire, son of Thomas and Mary Williams, of Glancennen, Llandybie, Carmarthenshire, was a naval surgeon, who served on ships including the H.M.S. Acasta, 1807-1809, and the H.M.S. Achille, 1810-1813. His brother, J. G. Williams, served on H.M.S. Ariel in 1809 and H.M.S. Duncan in 1815.


Arranged into the following: documents; letters; genealogical notes; photograph; and printed material.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Mrs R. P. Rees, 1967.


Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Small Collections, L-Z.

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.


Accruals are not expected

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